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Employers Beware: New York Changes the Game for Employment Discrimination Claims

On August 12, 2019, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law Assembly Bill A8421 / Senate Bill 6577 (“Anti-Discrimination Law”) implementing significant changes to the New York State Human Rights Law (“NYSHRL”), which prohibits discrimination, including in the workplace.

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American Lawyer Ranks Kasowitz among the Top 100 Law Firms for Pro Bono

The American Lawyer has ranked Kasowitz Benson Torres as one of the top 100 law firms in the country for pro bono work in its annual 2019 Pro Bono Scorecard.

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Kasowitz Advises NYC Yeshiva Pro Bono in Wake of Measles Outbreak

In the wake of the recent measles outbreak in certain New York City neighborhoods, Kasowitz advised a Jewish day school, Yeshiva Har Torah in Queens, on its response to a small group of families who resisted vaccinating their children.

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Kasowitz Wins Appellate Victory for Real Estate Developer JDS

Kasowitz Benson Torres obtained a significant appellate victory on August 30, 2019, for client JDS Development, a leading real estate development and construction firm.

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Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Co-Author “How a Prenuptial Agreement Can Help Protect Your Business Interests”

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock have co-authored “How a Prenuptial Agreement Can Help Protect Your Business Interests,” published in Forbes.

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Paul M. “Tad” O’Connor Quoted in Fivehundred Article: “Is Funding Defendants the Future of Disputes?”

Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Paul M. “Tad” O’Connor is quoted in the article: “Is Funding Defendants the Future of Disputes?” in the June 2019 edition of Fivehundred.

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Kasowitz Attorneys Named Florida Super Lawyers

Kasowitz Benson Torres attorneys have been recognized in the 2019 Florida Super Lawyers list.

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Kasowitz Hosts Women’s Leadership Panel for Diverse Law Students

Kasowitz Benson Torres hosted a women’s panel discussion, “Leading from Wherever You Are,” for about two dozen diverse SEO (Sponsors for Educational Opportunity) Law Fellows at the firm’s New York office on July 24, 2019.